Category: Ian Aubourg
“Doing your best is more important than being the best” –Zig Ziglar I love that quote because Zig is highlighting the one-foot-in-front-of-the-other approach to finding success. If we focus on “being the best” as a grandiose overview of who we want to be, we could miss the daily activities and the little pieces of struggle that actually create success: In the times that we … Read More A Minute in Which We Falter
No matter what you did yesterday, or last week, or last month, or last year…this day stands alone. This day stands alone to be a terrible day, or the beginning of some yet unknown grief…and sometimes life events and catastrophe can dictate that. But this day also stands alone to be a great day, or the beginning of one of the best periods in … Read More This day stands alone
The success of a society (as it is with each of us individually) will be judged by how we treat the least fortunate in our community- our philanthropy, our caring, our giving, our humility, our modesty, our compassion, and the accuracy of our moral compass will all define our success as human beings.
“I would rather be ashes than dust! I would rather that my spark should burn out in a brilliant blaze than it should be stifled by dry-rot. I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet. The function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days trying … Read More Better to Burn Out Than to Fade Away -by Ian Aubourg
There is an old saying that living well is the best revenge. That may be true, but I also believe that living well is the greatest way to honor… -To honor those who have fallen -To honor those who miss holidays and big life events and parties to keep hell on earth from visiting our front door -To honor those who delay the start … Read More Our Responsibility to Live Well…By Ian Aubourg
Ian Aubourg, The Regional Director for Movement Mortgage, I love the power that words can have to inspire and to invoke emotion or thought.